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Less Privileged Classes to Pocket Revenues from Gas Price Rise
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Less Privileged Classes to Pocket Revenues from Gas Price Rise

TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Vice-President and Head of the Management and Planning Organization (MPO) Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said that a total sum of $2.5 to $2.4 billion is estimated to be earned from the gas price hike in the country, adding that the whole amount is planned to be distributed among 18 million families of lower economic status.
Iran's Envoy Calls for Unity Among Muslims

Iran's Envoy Calls for Unity Among Muslims

TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Ambassador to Athens Ahmad Naderi underlined that Muslim countries should try to promote unity.
Iran Hails Int’l Support for Realization of Palestinians’ Inalienable Rights

Iran Hails Int’l Support for Realization of Palestinians’ Inalienable Rights

TEHRAN (defapress)- Iran lauded the adoption of a new UN resolution in support of the cause of Palestine, a diplomat from the Islamic Republic’s mission in New York said, calling for an end to atrocities against the innocent people of the Arab country.
Home-grown laser air defense systems in production line
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Home-grown laser air defense systems in production line

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Deputy Defense Minister Brigadier General Ghasem Taghizadeh said that Iran is now mass producing laser weapons to defend its air from drones.
Iran Reminds Canada of Human Rights Violations against Indigenous Americans

Iran Reminds Canada of Human Rights Violations against Indigenous Americans

TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) Eshaq Al-e Habib highlighted how cruelly indigenous inhabitants of North America were killed by European settlers of Canada, and said that a country with such a dark history in human rights is so unfit to accuse others of violating rights.
Iran’s dignity, grandeur in intl. arena due to its perseverance
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Iran’s dignity, grandeur in intl. arena due to its perseverance

TEHRAN (defapress) – Tehran provisional Friday Prayers Leader Ayatollah Emami Kashani said that the dignity and grandeur of the Islamic Republic of Iran [after forty years since the glorious victory of the Islamic Revolution in 1979] is due to its perseverance against the global arrogance.
Iran not after building an empire
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Iran not after building an empire

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that the Islamic Republic is not seeking to build an empire in the region, rather, it wants to establish brotherhood and unity in the region.
Spokesman Condemns Biased Resolution of UNGA against Iran

Spokesman Condemns Biased Resolution of UNGA against Iran

TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyed Abbas Mousavi denounced the adoption of an anti-Tehran resolution at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) 3rd Committee, describing the move as an instrumental and political use of the issue of human rights by countries which are notorious for violating the rights.
Science min. calls for collective effort to remove ‘scientific gap’ in world

Science min. calls for collective effort to remove ‘scientific gap’ in world

TEHRAN (defapress) – Minister of Science, Research and Technology Mansour Gholami called for collective attempt needed for eliminating ‘scientific gap’ in the world.
Leader receives participants of 33rd International Islamic Unity Conference

Leader receives participants of 33rd International Islamic Unity Conference

TEHRAN (defapress) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received a host of high ranking Iranian officials and participants of the 33rd International Islamic Unity Conference on Friday morning.